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Scott Mountains: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Scott Mountains in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Scott Mountains

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 13456

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 30' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
050° 30' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.5

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 50.5

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1962

Description (see definition): A large number of isolated peaks lying S of Amundsen Bay in Enderby Land. Discovered on Jan. 13, 1930 by British Australian and New Zealand Antarctic Research Expedition (BANZARE) under Sir Douglas Mawson. He named the feature Scott Range after Captain Robert F. Scott, Royal Navy (RN). The term mountains is considered more appropriate because of the isolation of its individual features.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Scott Mountains in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Scott Mountains should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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